Dr Mike Porter - Publications

    2014

    • Chavda, J. K., Procopiou, P. A., Horton, P. N., Coles, S. J., Porter, M. J. (2014). Synthetic Studies Towards the Core Structure of Nakadomarin A by a Thioamide-Based Strategy. European Journal Of Organic Chemistry 2014(1), 129-139 doi:10.1002/ejoc.201301063. Author URL

    2013

    • Porter, M. J., Price Mortimer, A. J. P., Goodman, J. P., Ellwood, A. R. (2013). Reversal of facial selectivity in a thia-Claisen rearrangement by incorporation of a vinylic bromine substituent. Org. Biomol. Chem. 11, 7530- doi:10.1039/C3OB41580E.

    2012

    • Porter, M. J., Mortimer, A. J. P., Plet, J. R. H., obasanjo, O., kaltsoyannis, N. (2012). Inter- and intramolecular reactions of 1-deoxy-1-thio-1,6-anhydrosugars with alpha-diazoesters: synthesis of the tagetitoxin core by photochemical ylide rearrangement. Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry 10, 8616-8627 doi:10.1039/C2OB26308D. Publisher URL

    2011

    • Ellwood, A. R., Porter, M. J. (2011). A direct and efficient preparation of 1-phenyltetrazol-5-yl sulfides from alcohols. ORG BIOMOL CHEM 9(2), 379-381 doi:10.1039/c0ob00863j.

    2010

    • Ellwood, A. R., Porter, M. J. (2010). Spin-offs from synthesis: Thia-Claisen rearrangement and alcohol iodination. ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY 239 Author URL

    2009

    • Bruce, I. E., Mehta, L., Porter, M. J., Stein, B. K., Tyman, J. H. P. (2009). Anionic Surfactants Synthesised from Replenishable Phenolic Lipids. J SURFACTANTS DETERG 12(4), 337-344 doi:10.1007/s11743-009-1116-8.
    • Ellwood, A. R., Porter, M. J. (2009). Selective Conversion of Alcohols into Alkyl Iodides Using a Thioiminium Salt. J ORG CHEM 74(20), 7982-7985 doi:10.1021/jo901415n.
    • Plet, J. R. H., Sandhu, A. K., Sehailia, M., Porter, M. J. (2009). Thieme Chemistry Journal Awardees - Where Are They Now? Approaches to Tagetitoxin and its Decarboxy Analogue from D-Glucose. SYNLETT (20), 3258-3262 doi:10.1055/s-0029-1218525.
    • PORTER, M., Skidmore, J. (2009). Asymmetric epoxidation of electron-deficient alkenes. In Denmark, S. E. (Ed.). Organic reactions ( Vol. 74 pp.425-672). Hoboken, New Jersey, US Wiley. Publisher URL

    2008

    • Ellwood, A. R., Mortimer, A. J. P., Tocher, D. A., Porter, M. J. (2008). Diastereoselective Thia-Claisen rearrangement of pyrrolidinone-derived ketene N,S-acetals. SYNLETT (14), 2199-2203 doi:10.1055/s-2008-1078030.
    • Mortimer, A. J. P., Aliev, A. E., Tocher, D. A., Porter, M. J. (2008). Synthesis of the Tagetitoxin Core via Photo-Stevens Rearrangement. Organic Letters 10(23), 5477-5480 doi:10.1021/ol802297h. Author URL
    • Mortimer, A. J. P., Pang, P. S., Aliev, A. E., Tocher, D. A., Porter, M. J. (2008). Concise synthesis of bicyclic aminals and their evaluation as precursors to the sarain core. Organic and Biomolecular Chemistry 6, 2941-2951 doi:10.1039/b806031b. Author URL

    2007

    • PORTER, M. (2007). Alkanols: synthesis by oxidation. In Clayden, J. (Ed.). Science of synthesis ( Vol. 36 pp.17-54). Stuttgart, Germany Georg Thieme Verlag.
    • PORTER, M. (2007). Benzylic alcohols. In Clayden, J. (Ed.). Science of synthesis ( Vol. 36 pp.573-582). Stuttgart, Germany Georg Thieme Verlag.

    2006

    • Ishaq, S., Porter, M. J. (2006). Allylsilyl propargyl ethers as substrates for intramolecular Pauson-Khand reactions. Synthetic Communications 36, 547-557
    • Plet, J. R. H., Porter, M. J. (2006). Synthesis of the bicyclic core of tagetitoxin. Chemical Communications (11), 1197-1199 doi:10.1039/b600819d.
    • Porter, M. J., Saez, F., Sandhu, A. K. (2006). Direct conversion of tert-butyl 2-hydroxyalkyl sulfides to 1,3-oxathiolanes. Tetrahedron 62, 931-936 doi:10.1016/j.tet.2005.10.026.

    2005

    • Ioannou, M., Porter, M. J., Saez, F. (2005). Conversion of 1,3-oxathiolanes to 1,4-oxathianes using a silylated diazoester. Tetrahedron 61, 43-50
    • Nandra, G. S., Pang, P. S., Porter, M. J., Elliott, J. M. (2005). Synthesis of vinylogous carbamates by rhodium(II)-catalyzed olefination of tertiary formamides with a silylated diazoester. Organic Letters 7, 3453-3455 doi:10.1021/ol0510872.
    • Nandra, G. S., Porter, M. J., Elliott, J. M. (2005). Reductive cyclisation of azidolactams with Bu3P/LiAlH4. Synthesis , 475-479

    2004

    • Porter, M. J., White, N. J., Howells, G. A., Laffan, D. D. P. (2004). Unusual oxidation behaviour of a propargylic alcohol. TETRAHEDRON LETTERS 45, 6541-

    2003

    • Porter, M. J., Saez, F. (2003). Progress toward the synthesis of tagetitoxin. ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY. ( Vol. 225 pp.U315-U315). AMER CHEMICAL SOC.

    2002

    • Ioannou, M., Porter, M. J., Saez, F. (2002). A ring expansion reaction of 1,3-oxathiolanes. Chemical Communications (4), 346-347 doi:10.1039/b110754b.

    2000

    • Porter, M. J., Skidmore, J. (2000). Asymmetric epoxidation of electron-deficient olefins. Chemical Communications (14), 1215-1225

    1999

    • Magnus, P., Bailey, J. M., Porter, M. J. (1999). Application of the β-azidonation reaction to the enantioselective synthesis of the lycorane Amaryllidaceae alkaloids. Tetrahedron 55, 13927-13936
    • Porter, M. J., Roberts, S. M., Skidmore, J. (1999). Polyamino acids as catalysts in asymmetric synthesis. Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry 7, 2145-2156

    1996

    • Baldwin, J. E., Adlington, R. M., Marquess, D. G., Pitt, A. R., Porter, M. J., Russell, A. T. (1996). Evidence for an insertion-homolysis mechanism for carbon-sulphur bond formation in penicillin biosynthesis .1. Synthesis of tripeptide probes. TETRAHEDRON 52(7), 2515-2536
    • Baldwin, J. E., Adlington, R. M., Marquess, D. G., Pitt, A. R., Porter, M. J., Russell, A. T. (1996). Evidence for an insertion-homolysis mechanism for carbon-sulphur bond formation in penicillin biosynthesis .2. Incubation and interpretation. TETRAHEDRON 52(7), 2537-2556